The PSA has prepared a document about barrier management to provide information on how we define the requirements in the regulations and guideline texts in relation to the contents of relevant standards.
We have carried out an audit of how Aker BP, the drilling contractor Archer Norge and the sub-contractors undertake the planning and execution of drilling and well operations for the Valhall IP water injection facility.
We have carried out an audit of Point Resources (now Vår Energi) focused on the company’s operation of electrical and associated facilities at Ringhorne.
We have carried out an audit of ConocoPhillips focused on electrical facilities and instrumentation on the Ekofisk 2/4 B and Ekofisk 2/4 K installations.
From 20 to 23 November 2018, we carried out an audit of materials handling, and safe use and maintenance of lifting equipment at Visund.
On 3 and 4 December 2018, we carried out an audit of Equinor’s assurance of process safety in the design of Johan Castberg.
From 28 to 30 November 2018, we carried out an audit of Point Resources and their assurance of the safety of structures and marine systems at Balder.
From 12 to 15 November 2018, we carried out an audit of KCAD’s management of emergency preparedness and the working environment at Askepott.
The PSA has completed its investigation of the undesirable incident with a motion-compensated walkway on the Tambar field on 28 July 2018. This has yielded important knowledge and revealed several breaches of the regulations.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has conducted an audit of Esso Norge AS (Esso) and its follow-up related to material handling, including crane and lifting, insulation, scaffolding and surface treatment (ISS)/rope access, and management of the working environment at Slagentangen.
From 15 to 22 November 2018, we carried out an audit of Equinor and its follow-up of corrosion under insulation (CUI) on the Sleipner field.